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Gold Futures Settlements

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Month Open High Low Last Change Settle Estimated Volume Prior Day Open Interest
MAR 15 1197.0 1197.0 1196.3 - -5.3 1199.8 3 43
APR 15 1203.8 1205.6 1191.7 - -5.0 1199.8 172,486 67,395
MAY 15 1203.4 1205.0 1192.5 - -5.0 1200.3 1,422 319
JUN 15 1204.6 1206.6 1192.6 - -5.0 1200.7 134,238 217,348
AUG 15 1204.5 1207.4 1193.5 - -4.9 1201.6 9,567 35,177
OCT 15 1205.3 1205.3 1197.4 - -4.9 1202.4 2,025 7,095
DEC 15 1204.5 1207.8 1196.0 - -4.8 1203.3 8,748 39,724
FEB 16 1202.2 1202.2 1201.4 - -4.8 1204.1 274 5,086
APR 16 1204.1 1204.1 1203.9 - -4.8 1205.0 548 1,923
JUN 16 1206.0 1206.0 1201.7 - -4.8 1206.0 260 6,065
AUG 16 - - - - -4.9 1207.2 25 254
OCT 16 - - - - -5.0 1208.5 0 536
DEC 16 1209.4 1209.4 1209.4 - -5.1 1210.0 151 5,945
JUN 17 - - - - -5.1 1215.7 0 4,138
DEC 17 1224.3 1224.3 1224.3 - -5.1 1222.9 1 4,575
JUN 18 - - - - -5.1 1231.2 0 1,830
DEC 18 - - - - -5.1 1240.5 0 464
JUN 19 - - - - -5.1 1250.5 0 2
DEC 19 - - - - -5.1 1260.9 0 647
JUN 20 - - - - -5.1 1273.9 0 7
DEC 20 - - - - -5.1 1291.9 0 6
Total 329,748 398,579

About Gold

Gold futures are hedging tools for commercial producers and users of gold. They also provide global gold price discovery and opportunities for portfolio diversification. In addition, they:

  • Offer ongoing trading opportunities, since gold prices respond quickly to political and economic events
  • Serve as an alternative to investing in gold bullion, coins, and mining stocks

Things to know about the contracts:

  • Physically delivered
  • Block-trade eligible
  • American-style options
  • Can be traded off-exchange for clearing only through CME ClearPort